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Fallacies of our national government

by Albert C. Rightor

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Published by F. M. Lippincott & Co. in Pittsburgh, Pa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United States -- Social conditions -- 1865-1918.,
    • United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1933 -- Miscellanea.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Albert C. Rightor; illustrated by Franklin M. Lippincott.
      GenreMiscellanea.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJK271 .R5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[10], 245 p.
      Number of Pages245
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6548501M
      LC Control Number12026401
      OCLC/WorldCa6976248

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      An example of this fallacy would be: 'My opponent believes that the tax cut would hurt education, but what we really need to focus on is what it would do to our national defense.'. 8. Federal v. Consolidated Government. CHAPTER 8 | Document The Fallacies of the Freeman Detected by a [Pennsylvania] Farmer. 23 Apr. Storing I shall proceed to define a FEDERAL REPUBLIC: A Federal Republic is formed by two or more single or consolidated republics, uniting together by a perpetual confederacy, and without ceasing to be distinct states or sovereignties.

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Fallacies of our national government, Contributor Names Rightor, Albert C. Created / Published Pittsburgh, Pa., F. Lippincott & Co. [c] The books in this collection are in the public domain and are free to use and reuse.

Credit Line: Library of Congress. In this rigorously argued book, Barber shows that our federalism has always been based upon a strong national government, and that current popular accounts of states' rights, if looked at closely, are incorrect and incoherent.”―Malcolm Feeley, University of California, BerkeleyCited by: 5.

In this rigorously argued book, Barber shows that our federalism has always been based upon a strong national government, and that current popular accounts of states’ rights, if looked at closely, are incorrect and incoherent.

” —Malcolm Feeley, University of California, Berkeley. This is a very confused book. The book tries to argue that the American constitutional theory of State Rights is irrational in comparison with the national theories.

It doesn't succeed. Its argument are full of fallacies and it often begs the question/5. The Fallacies of States' Rights is the work of a major constitutional theorist at the top of his game. The exposition is clear, its logic razor-sharp, and its thesis powerful.

Thinking with Barber as he advances his positive, ends-oriented constitutional theory, is consistently stimulating and : The idea that “states’ rights” restrain national power is riding high in American judicial and popular opinion.

Here, Sotirios A. Barber shows how arguments for states’ rights, from the days of John C. Calhoun to the present, have offended common sense, logic, and bedrock constitutional principles. To begin Fallacies of our national government book, states’ rights federalism cannot possibly win the debate with national.

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American Review of Politics Vol Issue 1 Sotirios A. Barber, The Fallacies Of States’ Rights. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press,pp. ($ cloth). In his seminal work titled Constitutional Government in the United States, then- Princeton University President Woodrow Wilson wrote that “the relation of the states to the.

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Fallacies are common errors in reasoning that will undermine the logic of your argument. Fallacies can be either illegitimate arguments or irrelevant points, and are often identified because they lack evidence that supports their claim. Avoid these common fallacies in your own arguments and watch for them in the arguments of others.

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